Past Events and Presentations 2011-2010

Mar 3, 2011
Category: Past Events and Presentations 2010
Posted by: berengere

Damien HUBAUX, R&D Department Manager at CETIC and RESERVOIR Training Manager, presented the RESERVOIR achievements at the Brussels session of the IBM – Smarter Planet Comes to You initiative.

This took place in Brussels, Belgium, on March 7, 2011.

More details HERE.

Mar 2, 2011
Category: Past Events and Presentations 2010
Posted by: berengere

CETIC organized a RESERVOIR training session in Charleroi on March 01, 2011.

The objective was to learn how to build and use your own cloud infrastructure with OpenNebula in the RESERVOIR Framework.
To pave the way to adoption of cloud technology by businesses, the RESERVOIR project has integrated a set of virtualization and cloud management tools.
The training focused on OpenNebula, a core component of the RESERVOIR project.

Dec 23, 2010
Category: Past Events and Presentations 2010
Posted by: berengere

CETIC and UCM organized a RESERVOIR training session in Brussels on January 27-28, 2011.

The objective was to learn how to build and use your own cloud infrastructure with OpenNebula in the RESERVOIR Framework.
To pave the way to adoption of cloud technology by businesses, the RESERVOIR project has integrated a set of virtualization and cloud management tools.
The training focused on OpenNebula, a core component of the RESERVOIR project.

Programme and registration details HERE (training invitation letter in PDF format).

Dec 22, 2010
Category: Past Events and Presentations 2010
Posted by: llorente

Invited Talk at Des grilles aux Clouds Workshop, Ecole Superieure de Lyon, December, 2010

Dec 22, 2010
Category: Past Events and Presentations 2010
Posted by: llorente
Keynote at OW2 Annual Conference 2010, Paris, France, November 2010
Dec 8, 2010
Category: Past Events and Presentations 2010
Posted by: berengere

ISC Cloud’10 focus on practical solutions by bridging the gap between research and industry in cloud computing.

The conference’s program was about computing and data- intensive applications, the resources they require in a computing cloud, and strategies for implementing and deploying cloud infrastructures. The conference shed light on how cloud computing will impact HPC.

Philippe Massonet, RESERVOIR Dissemination Manager from CETIC, presented the project’s latest developments and achievements.

Dec 7, 2010
Category: Past Events and Presentations 2010
Posted by: berengere

RESERVOIR was represented on an information booth at the OGF30 event in Brussels on October 26-30, 2010.

Damien HUBAUX, RESERVOIR Training Co-ordinator from CETIC, gave a training session on October 27.

Philippe Massonet, RESERVOIR Dissemination Manager from CETIC introduced RESERVOIR in a poster session at the Grid2010 co-located event on October 26.

For more information, please contact [email protected]

Dec 6, 2010
Category: Past Events and Presentations 2010
Posted by: sy

The Large Scale Computing in Grids (LaSCoG) workshop originated in 2005 and this year was co-located with a conference appropriately offering a broader scope, the Workshop on Scalable Computing in Distributed Systems (SCoDiS’10).

The LaSCoG-SCoDiS’10 pair of events shared a joint Program Committee and has been envisioned as a forum to promote an exchange of ideas and results aimed at addressing sophisticated issues that arise in developing large-scale applications running on heterogeneous distributed systems.

Visit the event page for the series of topics covered, paper submission and relevant workshop updates.

Dec 5, 2010
Category: Past Events and Presentations 2010
Posted by: berengere

The European Commission, DG Information Society, “Software & Service Architectures and Infrastructures” Unit organised, together with the projects Deploy and RESERVOIR, the Internet of Services Collaboration meeting.

This event took place at the Diamant Centre in Brussels, Belgium, on October 19-20, 2010.

RESERVOIR presented its latest developments there. A RESERVOIR poster was also presented.

More information about this event is available HERE.

Dec 4, 2010
Category: Past Events and Presentations 2010
Posted by: berengere

RESERVOIR will present its latest achievements at the Cracow Grid Workshop.

The main objective of the Cracow Grid Workshop is to support the community of researchers, developers, and practitioners who work in the fascinating field of e-Science, grid systems, and their applications.

RESERVOIR will have a stand at this event and Syed Naqvi, RESERVOIR Researcher from CETIC will present a keynote speach entitled “Security Challenges of Cloud Deployments – Lessons learned from the RESERVOIR Project“.

Dec 3, 2010
Category: Past Events and Presentations 2010
Posted by: berengere

RESERVOIR will be represented at the 3rd International SOA Cloud Symposium held in Berlin, Germany, on October 5-6, 2010.

Damien HUBAUX and Stéphane MOUTON, respectively RESERVOIR Training Manager and Co-ordinator from CETIC, will give a lunch training session on October 6. Number of participants to this lunch is limited. Reservation can be done via e-mail to [email protected].

They will also introduce RESERVOIR in a ‘Lightning Talk’ at the CloudCamp pre-event on October 4.

With 100 speaker sessions across 17 tracks, this event will feature the top experts from around the world. Early adopters of Cloud Computing technologies will exchange ideas via a series of ad-hoc sessions and lighting talks.

For more information, please contact [email protected]

Dec 2, 2010
Category: Past Events and Presentations 2010
Posted by: sy

RESERVOIR will have a stand “Deploying Complex Multi-tier Applications on a Federated Cloud Infrastructure” in the ICT Connects zone of the ICT2010 conference.

RESERVOIR will also organise a networking session “Research/Industry Collaboration on Open Source Cloud Middleware” on September 28, from 11 to 12.30.

The ICT 2010 Conference also included special sessions presenting the European Union’s funding priorities for the 2.8 Billion Euros of EU funding available for ICT research and development during 2011-2012. It featured the following talk: Research/Industry Collaboration on Open Source Middleware: An OpenNebula Perspective

This biennial event has become a unique gathering point for researchers, business people, investors, and high level policy makers in the field of digital innovation. ICT 2010 will focus on policy priorities such as Europe’s Digital Agenda and the next financial programme of the European Union for funding research and innovation in ICT.

Download the AGENDA for this session.

Dec 2, 2010
Category: Past Events and Presentations 2010
Posted by: sy

The Future Internet Symposium (FIS 2010) is now in its third year and will once again offer a forum for researchers and practitioners to discuss key issues in the Future Internet: networks, services, multimedia, Internet of Things, security and trust. This year the event will offer a particular focus on the aspect of virtualisation of ICT resources and services.

Visit the event page for more information

Nov 3, 2010
Category: Past Events and Presentations 2010
Posted by: llorente

The 3rd EU-Japan Symposium on Future Internet and New Generation Networks aims to explore with the relevant research communities the possibilities to implement concrete EU research activities with Japanese partnership in the context of the next ICT work programme, which will cover the 2011-2012 period. Among others, the following talk was given:

Nov 3, 2010
Category: Past Events and Presentations 2010
Posted by: llorente

The EGI Technical Forum aim is to establish collaborations between the new and the current European Distributed Computing Infrastructure projects to meet the needs and requirements of the research community.

Nov 3, 2010
Category: Past Events and Presentations 2010
Posted by: llorente

EuroPar is an annual series of international conferences dedicated to the promotion and advancement of all aspects of parallel computing and distributing computing.

Nov 1, 2010
Category: Past Events and Presentations 2010
Posted by: berengere

RESERVOIR had a booth at the ServiceWave 2010 conference which took place in Ghent, Belgium, on October 13-15, 2010.

Philippe Massonet, RESERVOIR Dissemination Manager from CETIC, presented the project’s achievemnts as well.

The conference was part of the Future Internet week and was co-located with FIA which took place on December 16-17, 2010.

The ServiceWave conference series was a unique opportunity for academic researchers and industry practitioners to report on ground breaking research work and present industrial trends, strengthening the cross-community excellence in service oriented computing related domains.

More information about ServiceWave on the event’s website.

Sep 11, 2010
Category: Past Events and Presentations 2010
Posted by: sy

The Euro-Par 2010 conference is organized by the Institute for High Performance Computing and Networking (ICAR) of the Italian National Research Council (CNR). The Conference will take place at the Congress Center of the Hotel Continental Terme, in Ischia, Italy.

Euro-Par is an annual series of international conferences dedicated to the promotion and advancement of all aspects of parallel computing and distributing computing. The major themes can be divided into the broad categories of hardware, software, algorithms and applications for parallel and distributed computing. The objective of Euro-Par is to provide a forum for the promotion of parallel and distributed computing both as an industrial technique and an academic discipline, extending the frontier of both the state of the art and the state of the practice.

Visit the conference page for more information

Sep 10, 2010
Category: Past Events and Presentations 2010
Posted by: llorente

CONSEGI 2010 – Congreso Internacional Software Libre y Gobierno Electronico – is an important space to promote the exchange of experiences and information between institutions of public administration, civil society and representatives of partner countries.

Jul 22, 2010
Category: Past Events and Presentations 2010
Posted by: berengere

Stéphane Mouton, RESERVOIR Researcher from CETIC, gave a RESRVOIR training session at the FIREweek 2010 conference.

This conference is a meeting-place of the FIRE community focusing on Future Internet Research and Experimentation with the mission to engage people, users as co-creators in the development of new successful and innovative products and services.

Jul 2, 2010
Category: Past Events and Presentations 2010
Posted by: sy

The SSAIE Summer School brings together the best international experts on software and services and graduate students, young researchers and professionals from leading academic, research and industrial organizations across Europe and around the world.

Damien Hubaux, RESERVOIR Researcher from CETIC, gave a RESERVOIR training.

In addition to high quality training, the Summer School helps forge a new research and scientific community on Service Science Management and Engineering (SSME). The Summer School fosters the free exchange of ideas and helps the participants to network and start new cooperative research projects.

The Summer School is organized under the auspices of the Training and Summer School Collaboration Working Group CWG), that brings together projects of the IST SSAIE unit (http://cordis.europa.eu/fp7/ict/ssai/home_en.html).

Check our the dedicated summer school page for more information

Jun 25, 2010
Category: Past Events and Presentations 2010
Posted by: sy

The ACM International Symposium on High Performance Distributed Computing (HPDC) is the premier venue for presenting the latest research on the design, implementation, evaluation, and use of parallel and distributed systems for high performance and high end computing. The 19th installment of HPDC will take place in the heart of the Chicago, Illinois, the third largest city in the United States and a major technological and cultural capital. The conference will be held on June 23-25 (Wednesday through Friday) with affiliated workshops occurring on June 21-22 (Monday and Tuesday). The 29th meeting of the Open Grid Forum (OGF29) will be held on June 20-22 (Sunday through Tuesday).

More information on the event webpage including venue and programme agenda

Jun 22, 2010
Category: Past Events and Presentations 2010
Posted by: sy

Connecting Your IT Infrastructure to the Cloud in 2010

Cloud Computing Expo Europe 2010, the annual European event in the industry-leading International Cloud Computing Conference & Expo series produced by SYS-CON Events, is to be held June 21-22, 2010, in Prague in the Czech Republic.

The cloud is certainly a compelling alternative to running all applications within a traditional corporate data center. But moving from theory into practice is where things get complicated, and this is where attending a top industry event like Cloud Expo comes in.

Delegates will leave Cloud Expo with dramatically increased understanding the entire scope of the entire cloud computing spectrum from storage to security.

Visit the Cloud Computing Expo Europe event page for more information

Jun 20, 2010
Category: Past Events and Presentations 2010
Posted by: berengere
The Hosting and Cloud Transformation Summit – Europe is the premier forum for executives in the hosting, cloud computing, datacenter and Internet infrastructure sectors. Corporate leaders, industry visionaries, senior IT architects and financial professionals come together to learn, network and map out strategies for today’s rapidly changing marketplace. The program at the Summit provides a complete overview of the opportunities and challenges facing the hosting and cloud industries in a power-packed one-day format, covering areas such as hosting and datacenter infrastructure, enabling technology, customer expectations, partnering, and mergers and acquisitions.
Jun 18, 2010
Category: Past Events and Presentations 2010
Posted by: llorente

Advanced Workshop 2010 in High Performance Computing, Grids and Clouds, featuring the talk:

  • Innovation in Cloud Computing Architectures
Jun 17, 2010
Category: Past Events and Presentations 2010
Posted by: llorente

IEEE International Conference on Software Science, Technology & Engineering featuring the talk:

  • Innovation in Cloud Computing Architectures
Jun 17, 2010
Category: Past Events and Presentations 2010
Posted by: nick

TechFOr -Italy’s International Exhibition of Technologies for Security aims at creating a unique debate among public bodies and security professionals on the question of citizens’ protection and territorial security.

Jun 15, 2010
Category: Past Events and Presentations 2010
Posted by: llorente

The 1st European Summit on the Future Internet included the following talk:

  • Enabling Technologies for Cloud Computing (PDF)
Jun 14, 2010
Category: Past Events and Presentations 2010
Posted by: llorente

The CERN computing seminar held this year included the following talk:

  • Building IaaS Clouds with OpenNebula and its Application to Grid Computing

May 19, 2010
Category: Past Events and Presentations 2010
Posted by: sy

The Engaging European Distributed Computing Infrastructure (DCI) Workshop to be held on 1 June 2010 in Brussels, Belgium is coordinated by the EC-funded FP7 project SIENA (Standards and interoperability for e-Infrastructure Implementation Initative) and sponsored by Microsoft. The Venus-C project (Virtual multidisciplinary environments using cloud infrastructures) is hosting a Welcome Cocktail on 31 May from 19:00-22:00.

May 4, 2010
Category: Past Events and Presentations 2010
Posted by: llorente

The University of Chicago DSL seminar is aimed to discuss papers and research projects in distributed systems and grid computing. In this years schedule the following talk was included:

  • The OpenNebula Cloud Toolkit: Experiences and Outlook (PDF)
May 3, 2010
Category: Past Events and Presentations 2010
Posted by: llorente

Cloudviews featured the presentation

  • Design and Building of IaaS Clouds (PDF)
May 2, 2010
Category: Past Events and Presentations 2010
Posted by: llorente

EELLAK (GFOSS) is a non-profit organization with mission to promote Open Source and Open Standards in Greece. This year it featured two OpenNebula talks:

  • The OpenNebula Cloud Toolkit (PDF)
  • Deployment of Private Hybrid Public Clouds with OpenNebula (PDF)

Apr 30, 2010
Category: Past Events and Presentations 2010
Posted by: nick
The Future Internet Assembly was be held in conjunction with the IV Conference on the FP7 “The European Framework Programmes: From Economic Recovery to Sustainability” in Valencia, Spain. RESERVOIR Chief Architect Benny Rochwerger , IBM gave a presentation on the project updating the audience on year 2 achievements.
Download the presentation here.

Apr 28, 2010
Category: Past Events and Presentations 2010
Posted by: sy

The European Economic Recovery Plan seeks a new deal on vital new and traditional industrial sectors in order to foster economic growth and creation of employment, as well as maintaining our high standards of quality of life. Knowledge, technology, innovation and new markets have complementary roles for reaching these goals.

The Conference “The European Framework Programmes: From Economic Recovery to Sustainability” will be the key public event in launching a series of new Public Private Partnerships (PPPs) as cornerstone of the smart investments of the European Economic Recovery Plan.

This conference will hold side events comprising:

  • FP7’s Future Internet Public-Private Partnerships Offical Launch – 14 April 2010
  • Future Internet Assembly – 15-16 April 2010
Apr 27, 2010
Category: Past Events and Presentations 2010
Posted by: sy

NESSI organised its first NESSI Projects Summit co-located during the same week as the 4th FP7 Conference “The European RTD Framework Programmes: from ecominic recovery to sustainability”, as well as the upcoming FIA Conference and the FUture Internet PPP.

This event focuses on the existing and future results emerging from the coordinated research of NESSI Strategic (NSPs) and Compliant Projects (NCPs), as well as the evolutions of S-Cube, the Network of Excellence dedicated to services.

The event also highlighted how NEXOF, the NESSI Open Service Framework, is a unique coherence mechanism providing the way to put industrial solutions and research results in relation to each other and increase their overall impact and uptake.

Visit the event website for more information

RESERVOIR presentations:

  • Benefits of being a NESSI Strategic Project – Yaron Wolfsthal, IBM
  • Infrastructure layer – SLA@SOI and RESERVOIR – Philippe Massonet, CETIC
  • Providing Infrastructure as a Service with a federated RESERVOIR Infrastructure – Michael van de Borne, CETIC
Apr 26, 2010
Category: Past Events and Presentations 2010
Posted by: llorente

Celebrated in Louvain, Belgium, on April 2010. Professor Ignacio Martin Llorente gave a presentation about Cloud Computing from an Institutional Perspective.

Feb 5, 2010
Category: Past Events and Presentations 2010
Posted by: sy

More than 120 participants joined Cloudscape-II to continue to explore the guiding principles which surround the importance of interoperability and the openness necessary for the development of grid-infrastructures as well as for the advent of cloud. Global standardisation efforts are a key priority and were highly promoted at the event.

RESERVOIR played a major role at Cloudscape-II with 2 presentations and a member of the Panel Discussion on Future Considerations, Achievements and Challenges:

Position Papers from key experts were provided prior to the event, 4 of which by RESERVOIR Project partners. Read the RESERVOIR partner position papers or download the full Cloudscape II Position Papers here.

Jan 26, 2010
Category: Past Events and Presentations 2010
Posted by: sy

The 2nd Annual Virtual Conference on Cloud Computing will be hosted online from March 23-25 2010. It is global event, covering latest trends and innovations in the world of cloud computing. Conference panels, workshops, and tutorials are selected to cover a range of the hottest topics in cloud computing.

Conference tracks will focus on the following areas:

Jan 25, 2010
Category: Past Events and Presentations 2010
Posted by: sy

RESERVOIR will participate at the 6th second edition of the CloudStorm Cloud Computing Summit in March in Antwerp, Belgium.

At CloudStorm, you will receive in 100 minutes an update of the latest trends and products in Cloud Computing, followed by a mini expo and networking opportunity.

CloudStorm includes:

  • 5 minutes Cloud Vendor presentations on the newtest trends in Cloud Computing
  • Showing the real solutions and products.
  • An optimal mix on vendors: Private Cloud, Public Cloud, Platform, Load Balancers, etc.
  • Drinks and light snacks during and after the presentations.
  • Networking, the key in this event!
For more information and programme agenda visit the Cloudstorm event page

Jan 25, 2010
Category: Past Events and Presentations 2010
Posted by: sy

OGF returned to Europe for its first event of 2010, held in Munich, Germany from March 15-19 at Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München. The theme for OGF28 was “The Future of Distributed Computing Infrastructure (DCI)”.

To support this theme, the OGF28 program comprised of a broad range of topics including Clouds, Green IT, Security, Interoperability, Grids, HPC, and large-scale DCI.

RESERVOIR ran 3 90-min tutorial sessions on Wednesday 17 March covering:

Click on the title to download the tutorials.

Visit www.ogf.org/OGF28 for more information

Jan 24, 2010
Category: Past Events and Presentations 2010
Posted by: sy

The European Commission underlined the importance of building a Future Internet Public-Private-Partnership (PPP) and committed to kick-start this initiative already in 2010 by allocating a total of 300 million euros under FP7 ICT Theme until 2013, as stated at the communication COM(2009) 479 final.

This open event will raise awareness among all interested stakeholders, about the concepts, focus, structure and implementation plans of the Public-Private-Partnership. It is also a unique opportunity for contributing your vision on how such partnerships will transform the Internet to support applications of important social value. 

Click here for the latest Programme Agenda and event information
Jan 6, 2010
Category: Past Events and Presentations 2010
Posted by: sy

Opportunities for European Cloud Computing Beyond 2010

Following this important event, a group of experts has worked on a report that outlines the future directions of Cloud Computing research. The findings of the final report of the group of experts and the orientations for future research in cloud computing has been presented and discussed on 26 January 2010, in Brussels.

Check out the event page for: